• HS Mix Tape

Side A

Side B

Liner Notes

  • Times Like These by Foo Fighters

    Offered by Ms. Patrice Barth, Assistant to Superintendent Joan Mast and SPFSD Parent
    “It’s times like these you  you learn to live again, it’s times like these you give and give again, it’s times like these you  learn to love again."
    😊David Grohl the singer of the Foo Fighters said he wrote that song during a difficult time in his life when he was scared but hopeful. That’s exactly why this is my go to song, makes me feel hopeful.

    Lean On Me by Bill Withers

    Offered by Dr. Nancy Bauer, Board Member

    I Lived by One Republic

    Offered by Ms. Amy Boroff, Board Member and Mr. Peter Pitucco, Human Resource Director
    "Hope when you take that jump you don't fear the fall."

    You Raise Me Up by Josh Groban

    Offered by Mrs. Regina Botsford, Interim Assistant Superintendent
    "May you raise up others to more and better than they can be, and may you welcome others in doing the same for you."


    Willing To Fight by Ani Defranco

    Offered by Ms. Robin Broadbent, Assistant to Superintendent Joan Mast
     “You’ve got your whole life to do something, and that’s not very long.”


    I Hope You Dance by Lee Ann Womack

    Offered by Ms. Deb Brody, Board Member
    "I hope you never fear those mountains in the distance~Never settle for the path of least resistance~When you come close to sellin' out, reconsider~And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance~I hope you dance = I like it because then you aren't afraid of taking chances and living a full life"


    My Safe Song by Kim Boyko

    Offered by Dr. Karen Kulikowski, Board President


    Land Of Hope and Dreams by Bruce Springsteen

    Offered by Ms. Karen Mitchell, Board Member
    "This train/dreams will not be thwarted/this train/faith will be rewarded"


    See You Again by Wiz Khalifa

    Offered by Mr. Evan Murray, Board Vice President
    "And the vibe is feeling strong and what's-Small turn to a friendship, a friendship-Turn into a bond and that bond will never-Be broken and the love will never get lost"


    Pégate (Come Closer) by Ricky Martin

    Offered by Ms. Lisa Rebimbas, Director of Special Service
    "As my mother used to say: dancing you can solve anything"


    What A Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong

    Offered by Ms. Debbie Saridaki, Business Administrator
    "I see friends shaking hands, saying, 'how do you do?'  They're really saying 'I love you'"


    Forever Young by Rod Stewart

    Offered by Ms. Stephanie Suriani, Board Member
    "May the good lord be with you down every road you roam. May sunshine and happiness surround you when you’re far from home. May you grow to be proud, dignified and true. And do unto others as you’d gave done to you. May you never love in vain, and in my heart you will remain forever young."


    Vienna by Billy Joel

    Offered by Ms. Stephanie Suriani, Board Member
    "Slow down you crazy child~You're so ambitious for a juvenile...Where's the fire, what's the hurry about? ~You better cool it off before you burn it out~You got so much to do and only So many hours in a day...~Slow down you're doing fine~You can't be everything you want to be before your time..."


    We Gotta Pray by Alicia Keys

    Offered by Ms. Tonya Williams, Board Member
    I love the line "We gotta save, somebody save somebody tonight.”
    In life, we have to think of others. Being a servant leader means putting the interests of others above your own. How fitting during this pandemic.


    There's Hope by India Arie

    Offered by Ms. Amy Winkler, Board Member
    "That's when I learned the lesson / That it's all about your perceptions / Hey are you a pauper or a superstar? / So you act, so you feel, so you are."


    May I Suggest by Susan Werner

    Offered by Dr. Joan Mast, Superintendent
    "There is a hope that's been expressed in you the hope of seven generations, maybe more"